|Complicitous Continuums: The Horrors of the Cosmicist Earth (Para-Academia & Theory-Fiction) - Ben Woodard|
The fourth session of the Public School New York's Para-Academia & Theory Fiction explores the Geo-philosophical earth as theory-fictional node for explaining a cosmicism/universalism in which the outside is continuously advancing upon all purportedly firm grounds and solid bodies. Weirdness, as in the weird of weird fiction and the darkness of dark romanticism and the crumble of the gothic, is explored as the intrusion of the non-local upon the local, arguing that all stability is in fact subje...
Keywords: Ben Woodard; Reza Negarestani; Cyclonopedia; para-academia; theory-fiction
|Reza Negarestani @ Western University|
[+] Reza Negarestani @ Western University May 28-29 2013, Dean's Boardroom, Social Science Centre 9420, UWO, C/o The Centre for Theory & Criticism, The Centre for Global Studies, The Faculty of Information and Media Studies, The Department of Visual Arts, and/ᵃᵗ Western University (UWO London) Reza Negarestani, "Via Finitude: A Reconstruction of Nicole Oresme's diagrams as an Allusion to A Modern Organization of Knowledge" + "Art: A Case of Extreme Hypothesis" : Two audio-recordings in one M...
Keywords: Nicole Oresme; Nicolaus Copernicus; Galileo Galilei; Gottfried Leibniz; Immanuel Kant; Isaac Newton; Albert Einstein; Albert Lautman; Bernhard Riemann; Hermann Grassmann; Henri Cartan; Gabriel Catren; Georges Bataille; Gilles Deleuze; Gilles Chatelet; Gilbert Simondon; Guerino Mazzola; Giuseppe Longo; William Lawvere; Alain Badiou; Hermann Klaus Hugo Weyl; Charles Sanders Peirce; Aesthetics; Perception; Cognition; Calculation; Modern Mathematics; Dialectics; Diagrams; Vectors; Velocities; Accelerationism; Parametricism; Enjeux du Mobile; Art & Philosophy; The Task of the Artist; Translation; Transduction; Non-Trivial Conjugation; Acceleration; Individuation; Sublimation; The Sublime; The Exorbitant; Orbits; Angles; Magnitudes; Quanta; Qualia; Speculative Realism; The Theological and the Technological; Techniques; Gestures; Gestalts; Tension Fields; Faraday and Avogadro constants; The Finite and the Infinite; The Bounded and the Boundless; Coiled Thought; Cunning Reason; An Impersonal/Prepersonal Critique of Judgement; with R Scott Bakker; N Biswas Mellamphy; Dan Mellamphy; Ben Woodard; Pete Wolfendale (via citation); Peter Schwenger; Greg Kalyniuk; Rob Cormier; Liam Young; Lendl Barcelos; Katrina Burch; Kamran Ahmed; Atle Kjosen; Mark Franke; Matthew Toth; [...]; Two Seminars by Reza Negarestani